The Higley Groves real estate for sale in Gilbert, Arizona contains everything needed by you and your family. The neighborhood features luxurious housing at affordable prices. If you are looking to reside in an area close to recreational activities, shopping, and historical events, then Gilbert is the place for you.
The town contains many family friendly events and places to visit. The neighborhood is located within the Phoenix metropolitan area, making it a quick and easy commute to work. The Gilbert School System is an active participant in the community and frequently receives awards and recognition from local businesses and parents. The weather is very agreeable as Gilbert averages 296 sunny days per year, receives 0% chance of snowfall, and averages rather warm temperatures year round. Average highs during the winter months are usually in the low to mid 60's and the upper 90's during the summer months. For those who are interested in boating, fishing, hiking, an camping, Gilbert is within close proximity to several state parks. Lost Dutchman State Park is a tourist destination located in the Sonoran Desert. There are hiking trails, biking trails, camping and RV sites, picnic areas and shelters. The park is open year round from sunrise until 10:00 pm. Another outdoor attraction is South Mountain Park, located 14 miles from Phoenix. It is recognized as the largest municipal park within the United States and offers several amenities such as horseback riding, trail hiking, and mountain biking. The park is open year round from 5:00 am until 11:00 pm. A third popular park located near Phoenix is the Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park. It is Arizona's largest and oldest botanical garden. It is open daily from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm and contains several walking tours and exhibits. It features a bird walking tour, a hidden canyon, a desert lake, several cacti and other plants from various deserts, and other desert wildlife.
The city of Gilbert provides various dining, entertainment, and shopping opportunities such as San Tan Village, the Heritage District, and the Gilbert Town Square. Most notable attractions at San Tan Village are: Chico’s, Ann Taylor, Dillards, Disney Store, Coach, Aeropostale, Fossil, IN-N-OUT Burger, and the Apple Store. The Village also contains a play area for children to take a break from shopping. The Heritage District contains mostly small shops owned by those who live locally; so go out and support the local business owners. The Gilbert Town Square contains many popular sites such as Buffalo Wild Wings, Regal Cinemas, Sport Clips, and Tastebuds Frozen Yogurt.
For the history enthusiast, there are several historical aspects in the community. A 9-11 Memorial was erected in 2011 to commemorate those who were victimized in the world trade center tragedy. The Heritage District is an established historical landmark and memorializes the original town site. The Gilbert Historical Society Museum outlines and defines the history of Gilbert, Arizona. The museum contains many fascinating exhibits such as a Home Life Room, Generations Room, Theater Room, Model Train Exhibit, Military Room, Town Room, School Room, Occupations Room, and gift shop.
The Gilbert area is an excellent community of individuals who are looking to reside in small town close to a big city. If you are looking to reside in an area with relatively warm temperatures, reasonable weather, and within close proximity to work and school, then Higley Groves is the place for you and your family.
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